Senior Superintendent - Commercial Construction in Chicago at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/14/2021

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Job Description

Senior Superintendent - Commercial Construction

An award-winning and nationally recognized Chicagoland General Contractor is seeking an experienced Senior Superintendent to join their team.

You will find yourself surrounded by passionate colleagues who have a collaborative mindset. We are committed to hiring the best and brightest within our industry.

What you bring:

We are looking for a qualified Senior Superintendent to join an extraordinary team in the Chicagoland area. As the Senior Superintendent, you are primarily responsible for organizing the work, field staff management, the work methods utilized on your project, scheduling, meeting cost control goals, conforming to drawings and specifications, quality of workmanship, and the assignment of work activities to accomplish the best economical, safe, and efficient execution of the work.

The job involves the following essential functions:

  • Develop a project logistics plan to include hosting and other general conditions items
  • Lead and manage Superintendents and other Field personnel under supervision
  • Collaborate with lead Project Manager on project financial plan opportunities and to resolve variances from established budgets or schedules

Who we think will be a great fit:

A person with the willingness to lead and develop their team while also possessing uncompromising authenticity and integrity, a thorough understanding of building construction, the ability to communicate effectively and collaboratively with all team members, a passion to get things done, and confidence to present and win project pursuits. An ideal candidate will have an interest in the integrated project delivery method and in the innovation of process improvement and technology.

You also meet the following requirements:

  • 10+ years of field coordination, or relevant commercial construction project experience.
  • Must have a proven work history working with a General Contractor
  • Ability to read and understand plans, specifications and scopes of work is required.
  • Proven track record of meeting deadlines
  • Extensive people skills


  • Industry-leading compensation depending on experience
  • Lucrative bonus and benefits package
  • Positive company culture

If you enjoy leading projects from the field, APPLY NOW to take the next step in your construction career!

If you're interested in this position apply online, or submit your resume and project list to Kenna Warren at

All inquiries are strictly confidential.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.